Have you ever returned from a long trip and had to ask yourself “where did I take that photo”? You think you will remember everyone you meet and every place you visit, but time and age fade the memory. Well, it happened to us recently. After several weeks in France, […]
It was not a particularly good day for our visit to the ancient town of Dinan. It was overcast; it was drizzling, and it was cold. The masses of dark grey stone, the hefty ramparts, the precarious timbered buildings and the narrow cobbled streets did little to dispel the chill. […]
At first sight, Cancale conjures up images of a sleepy little fishing village reminiscent of the fictional seaside town of Portwenn from the Doc Martin television series. But Cancale is far from sleepy. It is an active fishing village and a significant tourist attraction. From D76, the one-way scenic road […]
Why would a french woman who hates oysters want to visit La Mère Champlain, a restaurant famous for its oysters? Yes, I know, every restaurant in Cancale is famous for its oysters because Cancale is the oyster capital of France.